Friday, February 21, 2014

Vinifera & The Wine Cabinet Host Mira Winery Dinner

Chef John-Michael Hamlet

From our friends at Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro...

Fine Dine & Sip Wine

WHAT: Experience the uniquely luxurious wines from Napa Valley's Mira Winery in Reston!

On Friday, February 28, Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro and The Wine Cabinet will host a special wine dinner featuring critically-acclaimed wines and Executive Chef John-Michael Hamlet's fine European-influenced cuisine.

WHEN: Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:00 pm
WHERE: Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro
11750 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, Virginia 20191

COST: $125 per person, exclusive of tax and gratuity

CONTACT: 703-234-3550 or visit

1st Course:
Sweetbreads and Mushroom Fricassee/Celery Root & Pear Emulsion/Grilled Pancetta
Mira Hyde Vineyard Chardonnay, Napa Valley, California, 2011

2nd Course:
Scallop Carpaccio/Truffle/Citrus/Shaved Dragon Fruit/Micro Tat Soi/Truffle Salt
Mira “Admiration”, Sauvignon Blanc/Chardonnay, Napa Valley, California, NV

3rd Course:
Foie Gras Terrine/Rose Water Gelee/Sun Dried Cranberry/Candied Rose Petals/Micro Salad
Mira Rose of Pinot Noir, Carneros, California, 2012

4th Course:
Honeydew & Tomato Consomme/Goat Cheese Spheres/Savory Peach Sorbet/Basil & Chili Oil
Mira Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, California, 2011

5th Course:
Lightly Smoked Ras el Hanout Duck Braise/Crispy Duck Cracklins/Blackberry Duck Sauce
Mira Pinot Noir, Stanley Ranch, Carneros, Napa Valley, California, 2011

6th Course:
Salami-Stuffed Ribeye/Foie Gras/Brioche/Shallot Confit/Black Raspberry Mira Cabernet Sauce
Mira Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, California, 2009

7th Course:
Port Wine Ice Cream/Chipotle/Coffee/Blueberry
Mira Syrah, Hyde Vineyard, Napa Valley, California, 2009